Chris Grainger
Engineering & Services Manager – Carolina’s

Chris Grainger is Engineering & Services Manager at EECO. He is driven by understanding client needs and developing solutions to assist them in achieving their goals. Chris provides oversight for the Solution Architecture and Product Manager teams in the Carolina’s at EECO, Chris thinks outside the box to change the experience and expectations clients should have about their motor service providers.

Chris was an engineering co-op student at EECO and joined the team full time after graduating from Old Dominion University in 2003.

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